The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Velocity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Velocity
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 246 283
Rank change year-on-year +4 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Velocity 13 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.13% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.35% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £41,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +39.39% -25.00%  

Velocity is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2508 2597 3177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 41.13% 38.20% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2095 2296 2747
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Velocity as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in the East of England

Velocity
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Velocity in the East of England.

Salary trend for Velocity in the East of England

Velocity
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Velocity in the East of England

Velocity
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 12 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire -9 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Velocity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Scrum
3 12 (63.16%) Requirements Analysis
3 12 (63.16%) JIRA
4 7 (36.84%) Refactoring
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) NUnit
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 6 (31.58%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) Progress
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
5 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
5 6 (31.58%) Kanban
5 6 (31.58%) Financial Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 6 (31.58%) Coaching
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
5 6 (31.58%) User Stories
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
6 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) NUnit
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum Master
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) WCF
2 2 (10.53%) WinForms
2 2 (10.53%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) EJB
3 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) JAX-RS
3 1 (5.26%) JAX-WS
3 1 (5.26%) JPA
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Debian
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Scrum
3 12 (63.16%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) Refactoring
5 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Coaching
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (31.58%) Financial Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) Kanban
5 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
5 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 6 (31.58%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (31.58%) User Stories
6 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Progress
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle